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Ugandan painter uses his brush to express what’s happening at a...

A young painter in Uganda is captivating audiences with his outstanding style of artistry. Painting live at events, he manages to 'capture the moment'...

Niger army kills 15 Boko Haram militants

  Niger's army killed 15 Boko Haram militants in the course of land and air operations against the armed Islamist group, the defense ministry announced...

Rwandan protesters demand release of intelligence chief

Hundreds of Rwandan protestors marched to the British embassy in the capital Kigali, demanding the release of the country's spy chief. General Karenzi Karake...

Tanzania to get $100 mln World Bank loan to improve governance

Tanzania will receive a $100 million loan from the World Bank's International Development Association (IDA) to help improve governance in the east African country. Businesses...

Bobby Kristina moved to Hospice care: Aunt says ‘She is in...

The late Whitney Houston's daughter has been moved to a Hospice care facility after her condition continued to get worse. According to her aunt ,...

Burundi: Fears of an economic slump as tensions deepen

As political tensions continue to simmer in Burundi over President Pierre Nkurunziza's plan to run for a third term, analysts warn that the country...

South Africa: Public hearings on proposed tariff hikes enter day 2

Public anger in South Africa is growing over the country's ongoing power crisis. The energy regulator is in a tough position as it will...

Egypt re-opens Tahrir Square’s metro station

Commuters in the Egyptian capital have a reason to celebrate, following the re-opening of  the Tahrir Square Metro station. The train station beneath  the...

Kenya government pays land owners affected by rail construction

Kenya's Finance ministry has released close to half a million dollars to compensate land owners, who have to give up their land for the...

Plane Crash: Mother and child rescued after 5 days in Colombia...

  A mother and her infant son who disappeared in a plane crash in the dense jungles of northwestern Colombia several days ago were found...
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